Review: could Black cohosh cause Constipation?
We study 214 people who have side effects while taking Black cohosh from FDA and social media. Among them, 27 have Constipation. Find out below who they are, when they have Constipation and more.
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Black cohosh (latest outcomes from 270 users) has active ingredients of black cohosh. It is often used in menopause.
Constipation (latest reports from 511,050 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, pain, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol.
On Aug, 12, 2014: 214 people reported to have side effects when taking Black cohosh. Among them, 27 people (12.62%) have Constipation. They amount to 0.01% of all the 510,347 people who have Constipation on eHealthMe.
Time on Black cohosh when people have Constipation * :
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Age of people who have Constipation when taking Black cohosh * :
Severity of Constipation when taking Black cohosh ** :
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How people recovered from Constipation ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Metastases to bone (19 people, 70.37%)
- Depression (19 people, 70.37%)
- Hypertension (19 people, 70.37%)
- Breast cancer (19 people, 70.37%)
- Bone pain (19 people, 70.37%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (21 people, 77.78%)
- Potassium chloride (20 people, 74.07%)
- Wellbutrin (20 people, 74.07%)
- Promethazine (20 people, 74.07%)
- Glucovance (19 people, 70.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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